Leiby Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Liebe or Liebig.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Leidy, Leib, Eby, Leabo, Liby, Leisy, Leik, Zerby, Leite, Leary

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Leiby Family Origin

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Leiby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Leiby family was Carpenter. The most common Leiby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Leiby's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Leiby.

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Leiby Historical Records

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Leiby Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Leiby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Leiby in 1956 was 66, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Leiby

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